Details for English Communication for Contemporary Ministry (Reading and Writing)


Quick Info

  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Course code: COM103
  • Credit points: 10
  • Subject coordinator: Yung Hun Choi

Prerequisites

Nil

Awards offering English Communication for Contemporary Ministry (Reading and Writing)

This unit is offered as a part of the following awards:

Unit Content

Outcomes

  1. Understand the basic functions of English language in theological study;
  2. Demonstrate developing reading skills through awareness of technical aspects of English;
  3. Identify and incorporate English reading and writing skills in academic research;
  4. Demonstrate improving writing skills through awareness of technical aspects of English;
  5. Synthesise and integrate academic English into contemporary theological study.

Subject Content

  1. Written text types in theological study
  2. Technical aspects of reading and writing skills
  3. Note-taking skills to maximise benefits from reading for research
  4. Analysis of research and planning for writing
  5. Genre awareness and essay structure and style
  6. Accuracy in referencing and editing

This course may be offered in the following formats

  • Face to face (onsite)
  • E-Learning (online)

Please consult your course prospectus or enquire about how and when this course will be offered next at Alphacrucis College.

Assessment Methods

  • Reading Test I (15%)
  • Reading Test II (20%)
  • Portfolio Workbook (25%)
  • Major Essay (40%)